The table below looks at the statistics for CMS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CMS over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Content Management System (CMS)
Rank 67 68 118
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +50
Contract jobs citing CMS 50 64 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 2.07% 2.44% 0.90%
As % of the Application Platforms category 12.38% 12.26% 6.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 36 9
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£340 £330 £280
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +17.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £247 £200 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £400 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 0
Average hourly rate £26.75 £29.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.75% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.50 £16.25 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+112.30% -9.72%
CMS
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Application Platforms Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
404 522 439
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 16.76% 19.92% 14.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 206 291 182
Average daily rate £400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £450 £505
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £345 £335
% change year-on-year
+4.34% +2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 20 21
Average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.85 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.75 £39.50 £33.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -7.89%

CMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing CMS across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

CMS Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

CMS
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing CMS across the Berkshire region.

CMS Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

CMS
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CMS across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014.

CMS Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

CMS
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing CMS across the Berkshire region.

CMS Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

CMS
Hourly Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CMS across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014.

CMS Hourly Rate Histogram in Berkshire

CMS
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CMS within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +24 18 £338 +27.96% 5
Maidenhead +4 11 £348 +37.62% 2
Bracknell +1 4 £325 +13.04% 2
Newbury -2 2 £325 +62.50% 2
Slough -26 2 £265 -28.37%
Windsor - - - - 4
CMS
South East

CMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing CMS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited CMS.

1 44 (44.44%) HTML
2 31 (31.31%) JavaScript
3 29 (29.29%) Marketing
4 27 (27.27%) SEO
4 27 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
5 25 (25.25%) CSS
6 24 (24.24%) Content Management
6 24 (24.24%) Drupal
7 21 (21.21%) E-Commerce
8 19 (19.19%) jQuery
8 19 (19.19%) Analytics
9 18 (18.18%) User Experience
10 15 (15.15%) HTML5
11 14 (14.14%) Social Media
11 14 (14.14%) Digital Marketing
11 14 (14.14%) MVC
12 13 (13.13%) XML
12 13 (13.13%) Open Source
12 13 (13.13%) Kanban
13 12 (12.12%) XHTML
13 12 (12.12%) C#
13 12 (12.12%) Microsoft
13 12 (12.12%) Project Management
14 11 (11.11%) CRM
14 11 (11.11%) .NET
14 11 (11.11%) PHP
15 10 (10.10%) Oracle
15 10 (10.10%) Migration
15 10 (10.10%) Sitecore CMS
15 10 (10.10%) Sitecore

CMS
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing CMS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited CMS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 24 (24.24%) Drupal
2 10 (10.10%) Sitecore CMS
3 9 (9.09%) IBM Notes
4 7 (7.07%) WordPress
5 6 (6.06%) Magnolia
6 4 (4.04%) BizTalk Server
6 4 (4.04%) Confluence
6 4 (4.04%) Umbraco
6 4 (4.04%) Joomla!
7 3 (3.03%) Liferay
7 3 (3.03%) Apache
8 2 (2.02%) Adobe CQ
8 2 (2.02%) SharePoint
8 2 (2.02%) TYPO3
9 1 (1.01%) DNN
9 1 (1.01%) Alfresco
9 1 (1.01%) Node.js
9 1 (1.01%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 1 (1.01%) WebLogic Portal
9 1 (1.01%) WebLogic
Applications
1 7 (7.07%) MS Office
2 6 (6.06%) Photoshop
3 4 (4.04%) MS Excel
4 3 (3.03%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (2.02%) MS Visio
6 1 (1.01%) Adobe Premiere
Business Applications
1 4 (4.04%) Google Analytics
2 3 (3.03%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (3.03%) Oracle CRM
3 1 (1.01%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.01%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.04%) NFC
2 2 (2.02%) Internet
3 1 (1.01%) FTP
3 1 (1.01%) HTTP
3 1 (1.01%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.04%) MySQL
2 3 (3.03%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.02%) Relational Database
3 2 (2.02%) Pentaho
4 1 (1.01%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 9 (9.09%) Subversion
2 8 (8.08%) JIRA
3 7 (7.07%) Grunt
4 6 (6.06%) Dreamweaver
5 4 (4.04%) Jenkins
5 4 (4.04%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (4.04%) Selenium
6 2 (2.02%) Eclipse
6 2 (2.02%) Git (software)
7 1 (1.01%) Mercurial
7 1 (1.01%) Visual Studio
7 1 (1.01%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 29 (29.29%) Marketing
2 7 (7.07%) German Language
2 7 (7.07%) Pharmaceutical
2 7 (7.07%) Telecoms
3 6 (6.06%) Dutch Language
4 5 (5.05%) Italian Language
4 5 (5.05%) Finance
4 5 (5.05%) Retail
5 4 (4.04%) French Language
5 4 (4.04%) Portuguese Language
5 4 (4.04%) Spanish Language
6 3 (3.03%) Danish Language
6 3 (3.03%) Swedish Language
6 3 (3.03%) Japanese Language
6 3 (3.03%) Korean Language
7 2 (2.02%) Multimedia
7 2 (2.02%) Legal
7 2 (2.02%) Publishing
8 1 (1.01%) Games
8 1 (1.01%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 37 (37.37%) Developer
2 22 (22.22%) Project Manager
3 16 (16.16%) Digital Project Manager
4 10 (10.10%) Front-End Developer
4 10 (10.10%) JavaScript Developer
5 7 (7.07%) Senior Front-End Developer
5 7 (7.07%) IT Project Manager
5 7 (7.07%) Senior Developer
5 7 (7.07%) Senior JavaScript Developer
6 6 (6.06%) Web Developer
7 5 (5.05%) Service Desk Engineer
7 5 (5.05%) Analyst
7 5 (5.05%) C# Developer
7 5 (5.05%) Sitecore Developer
8 4 (4.04%) Business Manager
8 4 (4.04%) CMS Developer
9 3 (3.03%) Marketing Executive
9 3 (3.03%) Web Producer
9 3 (3.03%) Content Manager
9 3 (3.03%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (44.44%) HTML
2 25 (25.25%) CSS
3 19 (19.19%) jQuery
4 15 (15.15%) HTML5
5 13 (13.13%) XML
6 12 (12.12%) XHTML
7 11 (11.11%) .NET
8 9 (9.09%) ASP.NET
8 9 (9.09%) Web Services
9 8 (8.08%) CSS3
10 7 (7.07%) JSON
10 7 (7.07%) Sass
11 6 (6.06%) Ajax
12 5 (5.05%) WCF
12 5 (5.05%) WebCenter
12 5 (5.05%) JSP
12 5 (5.05%) SOAP
12 5 (5.05%) KnockoutJS
13 4 (4.04%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 4 (4.04%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 18 (18.18%) User Experience
2 14 (14.14%) Social Media
3 13 (13.13%) Open Source
4 9 (9.09%) Mobile App
5 4 (4.04%) W3C
5 4 (4.04%) Digital Media
6 3 (3.03%) Copywriting
7 2 (2.02%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (2.02%) iPad
7 2 (2.02%) FMCG
7 2 (2.02%) Smartphone
7 2 (2.02%) Blog
8 1 (1.01%) Computer Science
8 1 (1.01%) New Media
8 1 (1.01%) N-Tier
8 1 (1.01%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.03%) Linux
2 2 (2.02%) Windows
2 2 (2.02%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.01%) Android
3 1 (1.01%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.01%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (1.01%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (27.27%) SEO
1 27 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (24.24%) Content Management
3 21 (21.21%) E-Commerce
4 19 (19.19%) Analytics
5 14 (14.14%) Digital Marketing
5 14 (14.14%) MVC
6 13 (13.13%) Kanban
7 12 (12.12%) Project Management
8 11 (11.11%) CRM
9 10 (10.10%) Migration
9 10 (10.10%) Web Analytics
9 10 (10.10%) Web Development
10 8 (8.08%) Email Marketing
11 6 (6.06%) Service Management
11 6 (6.06%) Pay per click
11 6 (6.06%) User Acceptance Testing
12 5 (5.05%) eTOM
12 5 (5.05%) ITIL
12 5 (5.05%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (31.31%) JavaScript
2 12 (12.12%) C#
3 11 (11.11%) PHP
4 9 (9.09%) Java
5 6 (6.06%) SQL
6 3 (3.03%) Perl
7 2 (2.02%) PHP5
8 1 (1.01%) PHP4
8 1 (1.01%) XPath
8 1 (1.01%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.01%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.01%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.01%) VBScript
8 1 (1.01%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.01%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 7 (7.07%) Degree
2 3 (3.03%) PMP
2 3 (3.03%) PMI Certification
3 1 (1.01%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.01%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.01%) ISEB
3 1 (1.01%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.08%) QA
Vendors
1 12 (12.12%) Microsoft
2 10 (10.10%) Oracle
2 10 (10.10%) Sitecore
3 9 (9.09%) Lotus
4 7 (7.07%) Adobe
5 5 (5.05%) Google
6 4 (4.04%) Open Text
6 4 (4.04%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (2.02%) hybris
7 2 (2.02%) Huawei
8 1 (1.01%) Zend
8 1 (1.01%) Demandware
8 1 (1.01%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.01%) ATG
8 1 (1.01%) FatWire
8 1 (1.01%) Alterian
8 1 (1.01%) Rackspace
8 1 (1.01%) ServiceNow
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